Germany’s solar carmaker, Sono Motors, raised $55.6m in a crowdfunding campaign

Sono Motors says it has surpassed a USD $55.6m target in a single crowdfunding campaign.

Sono says it’ll invest in production facilities for prototypes of the Sion.

The Munich-based company has attracted engineers from Nissan, Opel, and Honda to develop the Sion, a solar-powered electric car it says gets up to 30 km (18.6 miles) of electric charge a day.

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